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First nanoscale look at a reaction that limits the efficiency of generating hydrogen fuel

2 hours ago   |   Science Daily

Transitioning to a hydrogen economy will require massive production of cheap, clean hydrogen gas for fuel and chemical feedstocks. New tools allow scientists to zoom in on a...
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'Get your orders in early': Florists warn of flowers shortage ahead of Mother's Day

'Get your orders in early': Florists warn of flowers shortage ahead of Mother's Day

3 hours ago   |   WGN TV

CHICAGO - It's the busiest holiday for flowers. But this Mother's Day, florists warn it may be harder and more expensive to find the flowers you want. "Everyone has a mother...
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ICYMI: Republicans Promote Pandemic Relief They Voted Against

5 hours ago   |   DCCC

As GOP Squabbles Over 2020, They Attempt to Steal Credit for Democrats Delivering Today As the economy rebounds and roars back under Democratic control and the GOP spends its...
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Dow soars 318 points to record high as investors weigh new economic-recovery data

Dow soars 318 points to record high as investors weigh new economic-recovery data

5 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement The Dow Jones Industrial Average notched a new record high Thursday as stocks pegged to the reopening of the economy got a boost from new labor-market...
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Stimulus Check Update: Is A Fourth Relief Payment In Your Future?

5 hours ago   |   CBS

A possible fourth stimulus check remains a popular topic with the third round of economic relief payments almost concluded. About 164 million payments of up to $1,400 per...
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Nebraska Gov. Pete Ricketts promotes beef diet: ‘Who wants to eat three cups of quinoa anyway?'

6 hours ago   |   Chicago Tribune

Nebraska Gov. Pete Ricketts, a Republican, cast meat as essential to his state's economy and the nation's food security.
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Used-car prices just saw their biggest monthly price increase in at least 68 years, UBS estimates

Used-car prices just saw their biggest monthly price increase in at least 68 years, UBS estimates

7 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement The latest commodity seeing a price squeeze amidst shortages and high demand is used cars. A note from UBS researchers led by Alan Detmeister found that...
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Issue Information

7 hours ago   |   The World Economy

The World Economy, Volume 44, Issue 5, Page 1143-1143, May 2021.
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Are exporters more environmentally friendly? A re‐appraisal that uses China's micro‐data

7 hours ago   |   The World Economy

Abstract Is a firm's ability to export an important determinant of environmental performance? To answer this question, we construct a unique microdata set that merged two rich...
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These 5 stocks have helped drive a 32% decline in Cathie Wood's Ark Invest flagship ETF

These 5 stocks have helped drive a 32% decline in Cathie Wood's Ark Invest flagship ETF

7 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Ark Invest's flagship Disruptive Innovation ETF has fallen 32% from its record high in February. Detailed below are the five stocks that helped drive the...
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Northwestern University draws criticism over new athletic director hire

Northwestern University draws criticism over new athletic director hire

EVANSTON, Ill - Northwestern University is facing backlash over its pick for athletic director. The Chicago-Tribune reports the Evanston-area university announced on Monday... Read more ...

DHS Mayorkas: We're reuniting whole families, not just parents, with border kids

DHS Mayorkas: We're reuniting whole families, not just parents, with border kids

The Biden administration is working to reunite entire families with kids separated from them at the U.S.-Mexico border under the Trump administration - including siblings and... Read more ...

Twitter begins testing its new Tip Jar feature to directly pay other users

Twitter begins testing its new Tip Jar feature to directly pay other users

You'll soon be able to tip your favorite tweeters. What you need to know Twitter is starting to test its new Tip Jar feature. The feature allows you to leave a tip for your... Read more ...

Police & FBI respond to hostage situation at Wells Fargo bank in Minnesota

Police & FBI respond to hostage situation at Wells Fargo bank in Minnesota

A Wells Fargo spokesperson just confirmed with me that there are hostages inside the St. Cloud bank - Anna Haecherl May 6, 2021 WATCH LIVE - Chopper 5 is above the scene where... Read more ...

Hogan announces imitative to support youth dealing with mental health...

Hogan announces imitative to support youth dealing with mental health effects of COVID-19

Gov. Larry Hogan announced Thursday his program to help Maryland school children with the mental health effects of COVID-19. Read more ...

Josh Duggar released on bail after ‘worst of the worst' child porn allegation

Josh Duggar released on bail after ‘worst of the worst' child porn allegation

Former reality TV star Josh Duggar was released from an Arkansas jail on Thursday as he awaits trial on federal charges that he downloaded and kept a trove of sick child porn... Read more ...

Grand jury indicts Puerto Rico boxer in lover's death

Grand jury indicts Puerto Rico boxer in lover's death

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico - A grand jury on Thursday indicted Puerto Rican boxer Félix Verdejo in the killing of his pregnant lover, a case potentially eligible for the death penalty. Read more ...

Get the Facts on the Vax: Submit your COVID-19 vaccine questions here

Get the Facts on the Vax: Submit your COVID-19 vaccine questions here

Have a question about the COVID-19 vaccine? WBAL-TV 11 News will take your question to Maryland experts. Read more ...

Person accused of stealing police cruiser arrested after chase ends on I-95

Person accused of stealing police cruiser arrested after chase ends on I-95

Interstate 95 in Volusia County was shut down on Thursday after a person stole a police cruiser and led authorities on a chase. Read more ...

55-year-old worker killed when wall collapses

55-year-old worker killed when wall collapses

A worker died after a wall collapsed Thursday at a home under construction in Newton. Read more ...